Four GSE Nuclear Experts to Present on Solutions for Nuclear Workforce Training at CONTE 2015
GSE will also offer a hands-on radiation detection 3D simulation training experience
SYKESVILLE, Md. – January 22, 2015 – Four experts from global energy services solutions provider GSE Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GVP) (“GSE”) will present papers on simulation training and improving nuclear workforce performance at the 2015 Conference on Nuclear Training and Education (CONTE). The conference takes place February 1-4 at the Jacksonville-Riverfront Hotel in Jacksonville, FL.
Scott Zepplin, Program Manager, will kick off the conference for GSE with a presentation, co-authored with Jeff Mercer and Dennis Spielman of Southern Nuclear Plant Vogtle, about post-Fukushima nuclear training and the need for better emergency response organization (ERO) training tools at 2:20 p.m. on Monday, February 2.
The next morning at 9:00 a.m., Senior VP Gill Grady will explore practical applications of game-based learning in a presentation titled, Are Your Employees Playing Games? The same morning, at 11:20 a.m., Jamie Camp, Program Manager, will give a presentation with two representatives from GSE’s partner, Teletrix Inc., titled VIZRAD Evolving in Simulation Radiation Training. At 1:20 p.m., Senior VP George McCullough will join members of Purdue University in discussing a proposal for a nuclear simulation operations course.
Grady will wrap up the conference for GSE along with Dr. Ted Kinney of Select International, Inc. with a presentation at 9:20 a.m. on Wednesday titled, How to Dramatically Improve Operator Training Throughput Utilizing Screening and Selection.
GSE also will be offering a hands-on radiation detection 3D simulation training experience at booth 29 along with Teletrix. The VIZRAD product combines GSE’s Activ3DiTM visualization and simulation tool integrated with Teletrix’s radiation detection hardware.
GSE’s recently-acquired training and staffing company, Hyperspring, also will be present with GSE at booths 27 and 28, discussing solutions for ANSI fundamentals and SRO certification training and specialized staff support. IntelliQlik, a partner of GSE’s engaged in the development of a software platform for online learning and learning management for the energy market, will be presenting its capabilities at booth 36.
CONTE is sponsored by the American Nuclear Society. For more information on this event, go to http://www.ans.org/meetings/m_190.
About GSE Systems, Inc.
GSE Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of professional and technical engineering, staffing services, and simulation software to clients in the power and process industries. GSE’s products and services are tailored to help customers achieve performance excellence in design, training, compliance, and operations. The Company has over four decades of experience, more than 1,100 installations, and hundreds of customers in over 50 countries spanning the globe. GSE Systems is headquartered in Sykesville (Baltimore), Maryland, with offices in Columbia, Maryland, Navarre, Florida, Montrose, Colorado, and Beijing, China. Information about GSE Systems is available at www.gses.com.
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